Four ways to look at Jokowi's new Cabinet
Chinese aid in Fiji coming under new pressures
Whitlam's visionary leadership on Indonesia
Weekend catch-up: Whitlam, a new President in Indonesia, intelligence review, China in Afghanistan and more
Whitlam's Indonesia leadership was far from 'visionary'
Whitlam on the world stage: Courage, vision and wit
How the Soviets planned to go to war with America's navy
Australia can only influence the AIIB if it joins
Malaysia’s ISIS problem
Misinterpreting China's nuclear posture
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
Indonesia's next president: A form guide
Zero Dark Thirty: Airbrushing torture
Thursday links: China hacking, carbon tax, think tanks, John Kerry and more
21 February 2013 11:27AM
Ballooning American think-tank salaries
tell you something about think-tank political influence. (Thanks Rodger and David.)
Gideon Rachman the latest to
low European defence spending. It's just the free-rider problem at work, and will correct itself if the US retreats and the threat demands it.
John Kerry's first speech
as US Secretary of State.
Shanghai, symbol of authoritarian capitalism
: 'The ultimate invisible power is the power to design the structures in which people live their lives.'
This seems like a pretty big deal:
China will tax carbon
Taiwan's Next Media Animation takes on the China hacking story. Worth it for the Coca Cola joke (h/t
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